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Announcements Dec. 4, 2012

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting Dec. 3. They are in the Dec. 4 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events
1.) Information Session for Post-bac Pre-med Program

Grand Rounds

2.) Cardiology
3.) Skull Base Neurosurgery — Interdisciplinary Approaches to a Complex Problem
4.) Endocrinology

Information Technology
5.) Reminder: Space Still Available in Free SharePoint 2010 Classes

Miscellaneous
6.) Human Performance Lab Fitness Training

Professional Development
7.) University Business Training is open for registration

Talks
8.) ‘Engineering Platforms for Exploring Cellular and Molecular Processes’ seminar series
9.) The Enduring Impact of a Presidential Election
10.) PSC Noon Colloquium Series

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events
1.) Information Session for Post-bac Pre-med Program
12:30 and 5:30 p.m. Dec. 3 Room 102 and 104, Ekstrom Library, Belknap Campus
Free
The Post-bac Pre-med Program will have monthly information sessions December through March. The fall 2013 application cycle is Dec. 1–March 31. We are seeking qualified applicants. Come learn more about our program for career changers and college graduates interested in preparing for medical school. Visit our website for more information. Become the physician you always wanted to be.
Additional Information: Tonia D. Thomas, 852-2712

Grand Rounds
2.) Cardiology
Noon–1 p.m. Dec. 5 Jewish Hospital Rudd Heart & Lung Conference Ctr., (CC/16th. Fl.), Great Halls I & II
The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is pleased to present “Ablation of Hemodynamically Unstable Ventricular Tachycardia” by A. Gregory Deam, MD, assistant professor of medicine, director, Cardiac Electrophysiology, UofL. Out of respect for your colleagues and the presenter, please arrive early if you plan to partake in the light lunch provided (11:30), the presentation will begin at noon.
Additional Information: Cardiology Grand Rounds

3.) Skull Base Neurosurgery — Interdisciplinary Approaches to a Complex Problem
8 a.m.–9 a.m. Dec. 7 Room 4003, School of Nursing Auditorium
Free
The Department of Neurosurgery is pleased to have neurosurgery chair Jonathan Hodes, MD, FACS, present “Skull Base Neurosurgery — Interdisciplinary Approaches to a Complex Problem.” Hodes. Continuing education credit is available, and continental breakfast will be served.
Additional Information: Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

4.) Endocrinology
4 p.m. Dec. 5 Room 038, Lower Level, Baxter Research Building, Health Sciences Center
Free
Betty C. Villafuerte, MD, associate professor of medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, UofL, will present, “Adipose Disorders Masquerading as Obesity.”
Additional Information: Kelly Galiette, 852-5237

Information Technology
5.) Reminder: Space Still Available in Free SharePoint 2010 Classes
Classes on Belknap Campus begin Dec. 4
You can still sign up for free training on the differences between SharePoint 2007 and 2010. The basic class covers the new Ribbon interface, site navigation, adding links and retrieving items from the trash. The advanced functions class covers adding and deleting permissions, setting up versioning and indexing on documents, and setting up views. Classes are for departments with a current SharePoint site only.
Additional Information: Register

Miscellaneous
6.) Human Performance Lab Fitness Training
By appointment, Crawford Gym, Human Performance Lab
$150
The Human Performance Lab’s Fitness Evaluation Program is offering Personal/Semi-Private Fitness Training sessions. $150 for a complete fitness evaluation and four (4) personal/small group training sessions (1 hour each.) By appointment in the Human Performance Lab (Crawford Gym.)
Additional Information: Mike Jett for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Professional Development
7.) University Business Training is open for registration
$1,250
The Delphi Center is opening registration for the University Business Training (UBT) program. The UBT curriculum provides individuals working with business processes at UofL with the training they need to be effective in their jobs. This certification program focuses on university financial and human resource processes and is a blend of online and in-classroom training. If you are interested in an abbreviated version of this program, you may discuss your training options with John Spence.
Additional Information: John Spence, 852-8855. Register here.

Talks
8.) ‘Engineering Platforms for Exploring Cellular and Molecular Processes’ seminar series
4 p.m. Dec. 5 Room 100, auditorium, JB Speed Building
free
>Stuart J. Williams, assistant professor, mechanical engineering, UofL, will present “Real-time in vitro analysis of the endothelium using impedance techniques.” The seminar will be video streamed live at mms://livestream.louisville.edu/remotelive. This is part of the ongoing “Engineering Platforms for Exploring Cellular and Molecular Processes” seminar series.
Additional Information: Brigitte H. Fasciotto, 852-7308

9.) The Enduring Impact of a Presidential Election
Noon Dec. 4, The Filson Historical Society, 1310 S. Third St.
Free for UofL students, faculty and staff
Presidential elections are exciting because they seem to shake up the political landscape immediately, however, the full impact of any one contest may not be apparent for many months or even years. UofL political science professor Jasmine Farrier examines the Constitution’s role in daily political life in “The Enduring Impact of a Presidential Election.” Reservations are suggested. The Filson is part of UofL’s Center for Arts and Culture Partnerships.
Additional Information: Register online or by phone, 635-5083.

10.) PSC Noon Colloquium Series
Noon Dec. 5 Room 101, Strickler Hall, Belknap Campus
free
The Psychological Services Center (PSC) is sponsoring the PSC Colloquium Series, an extension of a continuing education focus designed to further professional development opportunities in the mental health community. CE credits available. This month, Charles Thomas, PsyD of Fort Knox Behavioral Health, presents “Walking in the Shadow of Giants: Tips for Civilians Treating Soldiers.”
Additional Information: Lauren Vines, MS, 852-6782.

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